2021 Pitch Slam Special Guests

Master of Ceremonies

Allison Ball – CEO/Founder of Retail Ready® & Host of Food Biz Wiz® 

Alli is a former Grocery Buyer turned Wholesale Consultant, and the creator of Retail Ready®, an online course for producers of packaged product in the food industry. Alli has helped hundreds of emerging brands understand what it takes to get their products on the retail shelf—and keep them there—by sharing the behind-the-scenes secrets and thought process of Wholesale Buyers as they assess new products for their stores or online marketplace. Find her on AlliBall.com, weekly on Food Biz Wiz®, her podcast about wholesale strategy, or use her advice daily with her physical planner, specifically made for the packaged food industry.